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On belay! the life of legendary mountaineer Paul Petzoldt by Raye Carleson Ringholz

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Published by Mountaineers in Seattle .
Written in English



  • United States


  • Petzoldt, Paul.,
  • Mountaineers -- United States -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRaye C. Ringholz.
LC ClassificationsGV199.92.P48 R56 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination238 p. :
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL693973M
ISBN 100898865581
LC Control Number97041247

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